Quickly & Easily Learn to Code HTML & CSS

MarketingSalesFacebookInbound MarketingPerspectivesNews

Enter your name and email below to receive all our valuable blog posts straight to your inbox.

Why should I learn HTML & CSS?

HTML (HyperText Markup Language) is the skeleton of a website, it gives it structure and content. CSS (Cascading Style Sheet) is like the skin, it controls what the webpage looks like. If you are reading this article then you use the internet and it never hurt to better understand something you use, some of us everyday. The answer to this question can vary greatly, you may have experienced a situation when you wished you knew just a little bit of code, or maybe you are just curious. Not too long ago if you wanted to build or modify a website you had to know HTML. But today, many sites are built using a CMS (Content Management System) which allows you to edit your website with a WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) editor, similar to using Microsoft Word or other familiar composing software and can be modified completely within your browser.

Still, there are times when just having a basic understanding of how HTML & CSS work will benefit you. Ultimately, this is one of those situations where you will find uses for it once you have it, and with Codecademy, it won’t take very long to gain that knowledge.

Codecademy

Codecademy.com is a great free online tool for learning HTML & CSS. By taking their Web Fundamentals course you will start with the basics and eventually learn to create and style an entire webpage. It can sound daunting but each lesson simply teaches you one element at a time and builds off the previous lesson. Someone completely new to coding can easily finish the course in a day or two.

Codecademy Tracks

In addition to HTML & CSS, Codecademy also has courses for PHP and Javascript – two powerful languages used throughout the web. You earn points by completing lessons and badges for completing courses. This gaming-style aspect makes the experience more enjoyable and encourages you to continue learning.

Codecademy Points

With your new found skills I’m sure you will quickly find ways to customize and improve the look and functionality of your website. Give it a try, it’s free, easy and fun.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

12 Reasons Why Uhuru Can Repeatedly Deliver Marketing Success

These insights will not only show you how we repeatedly deliver marketing success, but also help you improve your own marketing process.

Categories: Marketing Read Article

How to Create a Shopify Facebook Store and Advertise Like a PRO

If you already have your own Shopify store and are looking for a way to optimize it for Facebook Promotion, you’re in the right place. This article will explain the functionalities that help the two platforms communicate to ensure you’re taking full advantage of all opportunities to increase the visibility of your products and drive sales.

Categories: Marketing Read Article

What Is Mobile Marketing? A MASSIVE Guide to Doing it RIGHT!

Mobile is its own platform upon which you can build intricate marketing strategies and reach your customers in entirely new ways. It gives you the ability to capitalize on unique touch points, and provides new ways to reach your audiences before your competition.

Categories: Marketing Read Article